Strathalbyn

Gun control

The furore which erupted over a licensed pigeon shooter doing his job in the main street of Strathalbyn has highlighted a number of regulatory deficiencies.

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Corella cull

Hills communities have been battling with the damage and noise pollution caused by little corellas for many years.However, the trend of repairing sports surfaces and…


Subtle changes

The image of a man with a rifle wandering up the main street of one of SA’s premier tourist towns would be alarming to the…


Work site woes

The Alexandrina Council’s new, improved entrance to the historic town of Strathalbyn is set to become a work site … again. The billiard table smooth…


Aged care change

The State Government’s decision to consult with Strathalbyn residents about the future of aged care in their town is a positive move. The sudden closure…


Greener future

The proposed Strathalbyn compressed air energy storage facility is an example of a changing Australian energy market. Where decades ago the nation’s power was generated…


Final decision

The Alexandrina Council’s decision to rezone 21ha of land on Adelaide Road near the entrance to Strathalbyn as residential rather than commercial surely brings this…


Calendar girls

In becoming calendar girls, the women of the Macclesfield Young at Heart Club are shining a spotlight on an important message. Their latest venture, to…


Corella problem

Growing flocks of little corellas have been a nuisance in SA for years. In Fleurieu centres like Strathalbyn and Willunga, the seasonal summer flocks are…


Aged care change

Strathalbyn’s Kalimna Hostel is a victim of our changing times. Built in the early 1980s, it was ideal for the aged care needs of seniors…